Lecturer in Administrative Law at the University of Extremadura. She obtained her PhD in Public Law from University of Córdoba (Extraordinary prize). Her academic training is complemented by studies carried out at the University of Messina (Italy), at Manchester Business School (United Kingdom), and at University of La Sapienza (Italy). She has been a postdoctoral researcher at the National Institute of Public Administration (INAP). She also has worked at the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), as a researcher within a research group on R&I study. Her research is focused in the field of public law studies on administrative intervention and public action in health an environment. Her most recent researchs are in the field of legal studies on territorial cohesion and cross-border cooperation in the European Union.